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Federalism and American Government (IPLWS International Winter Colloquium)

Resources for the Institute for Portuguese and Lusophone World Studies 2019 International Winter Colloquium Research Workshop


Welcome to the James P. Adams Library, Professor Amaral and students visiting from the University of the Azores.

The guide will help you to:

  • Find basic information about the origins of Federalism in the United States
  • Identify and access relevant founding documents 
  • Access selected academic journals
  • Explore books for further reading

This guide provides access to resources covered in the "Federalism and American Government" research workshop facilitated by Amy Barlow, Reference Librarian, on January 24, 2019. To suggest resources or ask follow-up questions, please contact Amy at


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